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Bose Corp. - Firmware Engineer

Posted On: 2017-2-16
Location: Framingham, MA, USA

Bose Professional Systems Division is passionate about providing world class sound quality for our customers.
Does the prospect of making a positive, tangible impact on millions of people excite you?
Do you enjoy working on teams with other really smart people?
Do you want to contribute in a meaningful way to a dynamic growing business?
If so, we want to meet you.

At Bose Professional, we’ve spent more than 40 years finding new ways to bring quality audio products to people—in their houses of worship, performing arts theatres, restaurant & retail venues and just about anywhere else that there is a possibility to enjoy music. Our legendary L1 family, PowerMatch amplifiers, Delta-Q speaker family and extensive FreeSpace & Control Space families of amplifiers, speakers and control electronics may ring a bell with you. Bose relies on exceptional people to create and deliver these products and experiences to our customers.
The Bose Talent Acquisition team is seeking to fill a number of key roles to drive the development of innovative products across our business.

About the Position

Bose Professional Systems Division is seeking a firmware engineer with 5+ years of product development experience. Our in-house engineering team works together with our global outsourcing partners to create innovative products and systems for the commercial, portable, and installed sound markets. We need an energetic, hands-on person who enjoys continual learning and team participation to develop software and hardware for our expanding product line

Candidates qualifications must include:

•Good C/C++ coding skills
•Experience with embedded programming and real-time operating systems
•Experience with cross-compiler tool chains (e.g. GCC) and integrated development environments
•Ability to understand PCB schematics, and having general hardware knowledge to enable bringing up and debugging new PCBs
•Ability to use logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, and protocol analyzers to trace problems that can be in hardware or software

Strong consideration will be given for these additional qualifications:

•Experience writing and modifying device drivers and boot loaders.
•Exposure to the Agile process and best-practice methods for developing high quality software.
•Experience with Linux application programming, and Linux kernel/root file system configuration
•Knowledge of high level (e.g. TCP/IP, USB) and low level (e.g. serial, SPI, I2C) communications protocols
•Able to produce clear technical documentation
•Multi-disciplined project experience (electronics, mechanical, acoustics, etc.)
•Familiarity with and interest in audio applications
•Musician, professional audio or live sound experience


•BSEE, BSCSE or related field plus 5+ years of experience

Bose is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics. For additional information, please review: (1) the EEO is the Law Poster (; and (2) its Supplements ( Please note, the company's pay transparency is available at Bose is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the application or employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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About Bose Corp.

100 The Mountain Road
Framingham, MA 01701

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